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Elias Meaning


What does Elias mean?

The name Elias is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Elias is "the lord is my G-d".

It is also of Greek origin, where its meaning is "the Lord is my G-d".

Elias is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced E-li-as.

The Given Name Elias

Elias is a form of Elijah. See Elijah for further details.

Fearless and classic, it is a name considered by many parents.

This great little boy name has a natural adventure.

Wrap it up and take it home, Elias may just be the name you're looking for.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Elias Canetti, and Elias del Socorro Nieves.

Elias Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 100 in baby name popularity for boys with 4,062 occurrences. It ranked 10,264 in baby name popularity for girls with 10 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 103 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,766 occurrences. It ranked 17,239 in baby name popularity for girls with 5 occurrences.

View the Elias Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Elias has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Elias to other names.

Elias Related Names

Elias is a form of Elijah.

The names Elis, Ilie are all forms of Elias.

Famous Eliass

  • Elias ~ Saint
  • Elias Canetti ~ Nobel Prize for Literature 1981
  • Elias del Socorro Nieves ~ Saint
  • Elias James Corey ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1990

Elias Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Elias.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Elias Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Elias in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Elias.

Just for fun, see the name Elias in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Elias in Nautical Flags page.